Jania prolifera A.B.Joly 1966
Jania prolifera A.B.Joly in A.B. Joly & al. 1966: 161, fig. 1; pl. 1: figs 7-9
Published in: Joly, A.B., Cordeiro, M., Yamaguishi, N. & Ugadim, Y. (1966). New marine algae from southern Brazil. Rickia 2: 159-181, VI plates.
Publication date: 1966
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Praia Mansa", Sao Sebastiao Island, minicipality of Ilhabelo, Sao Paulo State, Brazil (Joly, Cordeiro, Yamaguishi & Ugadim 1966: 162). Holotype: A.B. Joly; 9 July 1963; Phycological Herbarium, Dept. of Bot., Fac. Fil. Cienc. Letras U.S.P. (Joly, Cordeiro, Yamaguishi & Ugadim 1966: 162).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), producing offsets, bearing progeny as offshoots (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Wynne, M.J. (2005). A check-list of benthic marine algae of the tropical and subtropical western Atlantic: second revision. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 129: 1-152.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.